Geist, John Charles 19.apr.1949- USA California Placer, Colfax
1968-1971 BM in composition from the University of California in Riverside, 1974-1975 MM in composition from the University of Nevada in Reno, since 1975 as piano tuner residing in San Francisco Bay area, 1979-1980 composer in residence for the Berkeley Repertory Theatre, 1987-1995 for the California Shakespeare Theater Berkeley, 1995 artistic director of Chaucer Theatre San Rafael, has been commissioned by the Kronos Quartet, Margaret Jerkins Dance Co. and Chanticleer

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Dark razz. String quartet
Kronos Quartet. cd In formation. Reference Recordings 9
recorded at St Mary's Cathedral, San Francisco 1979

[] They are there. String quartet
music Charles Ives, arr for string quartet John Geist
publisher Peer Musikverlag, Hamburg/New York
Kronos Quartet r1990. cd Black angels. Nonesuch 79242

[] Monako. Wind and percussion orchestra. Dec. 22, 1972
Thesis/dissertation MM, University of Nevada, Reno 1976

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